Halifax Oktoberfest 2020

Let out your lederhosen and dust off your dirndl Halifax! Oktoberfest is back!!

Head to the Stubborn Goat Beer Garden on the Halifax waterfront for Halifax Oktoberfest Sept 25 РOct. 4th. Hosted in partnerships with Garrison Brewing, enjoy 10 days of (COVID responsible) traditional German-style fun. Oktoberfest decor, authentic food, and live entertainment:

The Swell Guys Oompah band will be returning for their afternoon performances on Saturday, September 26 and October 3, with dancing in your seats only ūüėČ

Oktoberfest is a cultural festival organized to unite the community in celebration of German heritage. Launched in 2009, the Halifax Oktoberfest authentic Bavarian cuisine, beverages, and music! This year, be sure to come on down to the Stubborn Goat Beer Garden for 10 days of German Food, cold craft beer, There’s the traditional tapping of the cask to kick off the festival, keg bowling, and live music by the Swell Guys. Prosit

Date

January 1, 1970

Location

Halifax Waterfront

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